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In Year 5 English homework is set on a Thursday and handed in by the following Monday. Please ensure that all work is completed to the high standard of presentation and content we would expect in the classroom. 


Literacy Homework – 11/7/2019

Please learn your Mary Poppins lyrics in readiness for our performances next week. Make sure you are word perfect please. 


NO MA homework this week due to production and late nights next week.  

In Year 5 children are required to complete 2 MA tests per week, unless told otherwise. This will be set on a Thursday and handed in by the following Wednesday at the latest. It is imperative that all corrections are completed before starting a new test. However, if your child is struggling to correct these, they should feel free to ask his/her teacher for any help required. 

Termly Spellings

Please find below the spellings for Year 5 for this Summer Term. We would appreciate if you would spend time helping your child to practise these using a variety of spelling strategies. Summer 1 spellings will be tested in the week beginning 20/5/19 , Summer 2 spellings will be tested in the week beginning 15/7/19 .

Summer 1

although profession
develop individual
exist occurred
attached government
desert obedient
bruise noticeable
decent conceive
further doubt
symbol weary
signature confidential

Summer 2

suggest dough
marvellous relevant
reasonable physical
comb category
confidence essential
accommodate proceed
island principle
secretary stationery
sincere compliment
interfere environment